Christy Clark's High School Clique Won't Stand Up For Public Education

Christy Clark's High School Clique Won't Stand Up For Public Education

06. 9.2014
Why won't a single member of Christy Clark's government stand up for the importance of public education? Were our current MLAs not once...
I Want To See My Students Soar, But Today I Cried

I Want To See My Students Soar, But Today I Cried

06. 9.2014
Today I cried. I cried because I don't want to be striking. I just want to teach. I love my job. I love those students. Every single one...
Northern Gateway Pipeline Need-To-Know Facts

Northern Gateway Pipeline Need-To-Know Facts

The Canadian Press  06. 8.2014
VANCOUVER - Some facts about the Northern Gateway pipeline project:— Its estimated cost is $7 billion and rising.— The 1,177-kilometre...
Order Would Force Teachers To Mark Exams During Full Strike

Order Would Force Teachers To Mark Exams During Full Strike

The Canadian Press  06. 8.2014
VANCOUVER - The B.C. government's bargaining agent is seeking an order that will compel unionized teachers to mark exams in the event of...
Full Strike 'Last Big Thing' Teachers Can Do: B.C. Professor

Full Strike 'Last Big Thing' Teachers Can Do: B.C. Professor

Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press  06. 8.2014
VANCOUVER - A pivotal strike vote this Monday and Tuesday by British Columbia's teachers is no schoolyard game of chicken, and experts...
World Oceans Day Is Time To Reflect As Pipeline Decision Looms

World Oceans Day Is Time To Reflect As Pipeline Decision Looms

06. 8.2014
With the federal government decision on the Northern Gateway pipeline looming, this year's World Oceans Day takes on even greater meaning...
Surrey Students Speak Out About Strike

Surrey Students Speak Out About Strike

06. 6.2014
A group of students from Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School in Surrey, B.C. are speaking out about the ongoing teacher-government labour...
I Shouldn't Have To Make This Choice

I Shouldn't Have To Make This Choice

06. 6.2014
I'm being asked to vote on whether to strike in order to show that these things matter to me, when that shouldn't even be a question.......
Schedule Of School Closures

Schedule Of School Closures

06. 5.2014
B.C. teachers will be entering a third week of rotating strikes as the contract dispute with the province drags on. Here's the schedule...
Kinder Morgan Makes For Strange Bedfellows

Kinder Morgan Makes For Strange Bedfellows

06. 5.2014
We are mystified that with so much at stake, with the risks of this project being so high, the board would quibble over nine days. We would...
Teachers Union Can't Afford Full-Scale Strike Pay

Teachers Union Can't Afford Full-Scale Strike Pay

Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press  06. 5.2014
VANCOUVER - As British Columbia's unionized teachers ponder whether to follow their leadership into a full-scale walkout, the union has...
Teachers Threaten Full-Scale Strike

Teachers Threaten Full-Scale Strike

Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press  06. 4.2014
VANCOUVER - Graduation and exams for British Columbia's half-a-million public school students are in jeopardy as the teachers' union threatens...
Forget The Student Walkout, Walk In Instead: Teens

Forget The Student Walkout, Walk In Instead: Teens

06. 4.2014
While thousands of students across B.C. are planning to walk out of classes to protest the ongoing teachers' contract dispute, some teens...
Hodor Supports B.C. Teachers

Hodor Supports B.C. Teachers

06. 4.2014
B.C. teachers who are in their second week of rotating strikes got some star support from "Game of Thrones" actors whose characters know...